#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · book bingo · contemporary fiction · crime · rural fiction · small town

#Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book written by someone under 30’ – The Yellow House by Emily O’Grady

#Book Bingo 2018 is a collaboration challenge I am completing with my favourite blogger, Theresa Smith Writes. How does it work?  We have devised our own personalised book bingo card game. Twice a month, on the first and third Saturday of the month, Theresa and I will complete a book review post, outlining our respective bingo card entries.… Continue reading #Book Bingo 2018: ‘A book written by someone under 30’ – The Yellow House by Emily O’Grady

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New Release Book Review: Cedar Valley by Holly Throsby

Title: Cedar Valley Author: Holly Throsby Published: September 26th 2018 Publisher: Allen & Unwin Pages: 350 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars On the first day of summer in 1993, two strangers arrive in the town of Cedar Valley.  One is a calm looking man in a brown suit. He makes his way down the main street and walks directly to Cedar… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Cedar Valley by Holly Throsby

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · Book Broadcast · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction · small town

Book Broadcast: Worth Fighting For by Susannah Turner

Book Broadcast is a post I have created to help ease the load of the books I have for review. It is a great way to spread the word, providing recognition to an author or publisher for sending me a book to review. As my reviewing and blogging duties have stepped up a notch in… Continue reading Book Broadcast: Worth Fighting For by Susannah Turner

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Throwback Thursday Book Review: The Road to Hope by Rachael Johns

Welcome to a weekly post, Throwback Thursday. This weekly book review post is a way to share some old favourites, books that were published over a year ago and most importantly those books that have been languishing on the to be read pile for far too long! Synopsis: Bestselling author Rachael Johns takes you back… Continue reading Throwback Thursday Book Review: The Road to Hope by Rachael Johns

#aww2018 · 2018 Reviews · Australian · Beauty and Lace review · contemporary fiction · rural fiction · saga · small town · women's fiction

Beauty & Lace Book Review: Birthright by Fiona Lowe

Title: Birthright Author: Fiona Lowe Published: February 19th 2018 Publisher: HQ Fiction Pages: 512 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Australia, Rural, Saga RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars Australian author Fiona Lowe returns with a juicy family saga, set against the backdrop of Victoria’s high country, about unforgettable characters tangled together by a wealthy inheritance, secrets and betrayal. Is an inheritance a privilege or a right?… Continue reading Beauty & Lace Book Review: Birthright by Fiona Lowe

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New Release Book Review: Mothers’ Day by Fiona McArthur

Title: Mothers’ Day Author: Fiona McArthur Published: April 2nd 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Romance, Rural RRP: $32.99 Rating: 4 stars Burra District Hospital’s maternity unit is under threat and will close for births unless a new obstetrician can be found. Midwife Noni Frost needs a miracle. A single mum, Noni lives with her young son, Harley, and… Continue reading New Release Book Review: Mothers’ Day by Fiona McArthur

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New Release Book Review: The Cowgirl by Anthea Hodgson

Title: The Cowgirl Author: Anthea Hodgson Published: February 26th 2018 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 352 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Australian, Rural RRP: $32.99 Rating: 5 stars ‘When you look up at that sky, tell me you don’t know the world is bigger than this farm.’ Teddy Broderick is committed to her busy life in the country – seeding, harvest, shearing, and the daily milking of… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Cowgirl by Anthea Hodgson

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New Release Book Review: The Lucky Galah by Tracy Sorensen

Title: The Lucky Galah Author: Tracy Sorensen Published: February 27th 2018 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 304 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4 stars A magnificent novel about fate, Australia and what it means to be human… it just happens to be narrated by a galah called Lucky. It’s 1969 and a remote coastal town in Western Australia is poised to play a pivotal part… Continue reading New Release Book Review: The Lucky Galah by Tracy Sorensen

2017 Reviews · Australian · chick lit · contemporary fiction · romance · rural fiction · small town

Book Review: Two Weeks ‘Til Christmas by Laura Greaves

Title: Two Weeks ‘Til Christmas  Author:  Laura Greaves Published: November 13th 2017 Publisher: Penguin Books Australia Pages: 288 Genres: Fiction, Contemporary, Chick Lit, Romance, Rural RRP: $32.99 Rating: 3.5 Claire Thorne never expected to be heading home for Christmas in Bindallarah – the small country town she left behind thirteen years ago and spends every day trying to forget. But then again… Continue reading Book Review: Two Weeks ‘Til Christmas by Laura Greaves

2017 Reviews · Australian · contemporary fiction · new release · romance · rural ficition · small town

Release Day Book Review: One More Song by Nicki Edwards

Title: One More Song Author:  Nicki Edwards Published: November 28th 2017 Publisher: Pan Macmillan Pages: 400 Genres:  Fiction, Contemporary, Romance, Rural RRP: $29.99 Rating: 4.5 stars Harry Baxter and Edwina Campbell lead completely different lives. A lot has changed for Harry since he escaped his home town of Yallambah ten years ago, headed for the bright lights of the big city. Now he’s… Continue reading Release Day Book Review: One More Song by Nicki Edwards